Leroy M. Genther, age 83 went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents Roy and Anna Mae Genther; brothers Lloyd (Wilma) Genther, Loren “Webb” Genther, and brother-in-law, Robert Hyde.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 62 years, Kay Genther; children David (Chris) Genther, Bob (Marge) Genther, and Ken (Melissa Tomaszewski) Genther; siblings Bonnie (Jerry) Wise and Bill (Carol) Genther; grandchildren Phil (Sarah) Rasnake, Amanda (Ron) Hoeksma, Michael (Michelle) Rasnake, Katie (Rick) Szymanski, Ashley (Luke) Wolters, Thomas Genther, Lindsay (Alec) Dickerson, Megan (Matt Belka) Genther, and Isaac Genther; 11 great-grandchildren; in-laws Pat Genther, Jan (John) Inghram, Gerry Hyde, Bruce (Mary Jane) Hyde, Doris (Chuck) Mehlberg, Marlene Hooker, Will (Sharon) Hooker; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends - including special nephew and niece Terry (Kim) Hyde.
Leroy retired from Spartan Stores after 40 years of service. He was an Army veteran and Knights of Columbus member. He was an outdoorsman, avid golfer, and card player. He liked to tinker in his shop and keep everything in its place.
Visitation with the family will be held from 1-4 and 6-8PM on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Kubiak-Cook Funeral Home, 4330 - 18th St, Dorr, with a Rosary beginning at 1:30PM. Funeral Mass will be held at 11AM on Monday, October 28, 2019 at Holy Family Catholic Parish, 9669 Kraft Ave. SE, Caledonia, with an hour of visitation prior. Father Chuck Fischer will be officiating.
In honor of Leroy, contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association or AA or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at www.kubiakcook.com.
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